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This program is no longer accepting new students. We recommend you review the Organizational Management program as ACE Military credits can also be accepted into the Organizational Management program and used for electives. Please contact us to discuss current program opportunities. We look forward to welcoming you to Rio Salado College.​

Earn Your Military Leadership Certificate!

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Military Leadership program is designed to provide active, guard, reserve, veteran or retired military personnel with leadership training that will develop and enhance their skills and professional opportunities. The coursework will cover communication methods, leadership styles, organizational behavior concepts, employee motivation, and the decision-making process. An emphasis is placed on leadership skills and current leadership challenges. The program includes a Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Military Leadership and an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Military Leadership.

CIPS Code: 52.0213

 Admission Criteria
 Student must be an active, guard, reserve, veteran, or retired member of the military.
Required Courses: 18
Computer Usage and Applications (3) OR
Survey of Computer Information Systems (3) Shared Unique Number Number CIS1120
GBS233* Business Communications* 3
MGT229 Management and Leadership I 3
Human Relations in Business OR
Public Sector Human Resources Management
Students must choose six (6) military specific American Council on Education (ACE) recommended credits and have them approved by the department chair 6


  • The total amount of credits required for this certificate is 18.
  • Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses within the program
  • * Indicates course has a Prerequisite and/or Corequisite. CLEP and DANTES may be applied to satisfy course requirements.
  • Note: Please refer to the Rio Salado College catalog for official program requirements.